2011 Conference Presentations - Archive

Please see below for a list of PDF presentations from our conference.

CLICK HERE to find additional handouts by Shayna Hornstein.

  1. S.O.A.R - AN INNOVATIVE MODEL OF CARE: A MENTAL HEALTH NURSE'S COLLABORATION WITH SURVIVORS OF CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE - Rita Van Vulpen
  2. TESTING THE RELIABILITY AND ACCURACY OF URGENCY RATINGS DETERMINED BY TRIAGE NURSES FOR MENTAL HEALTH SCENARIOS, USING THE CANADIAN TRIAGE AND ACUITY SCALE - Anne-Marie Brown RN MN
  3. MILITARY PTSD AND THE MENTAL HEALTH NURSING ROLE - Stacey Lessard, RN, BN, CPMHN(C), Ellen Morris, RN,BN, &  OTSSC, CFB Gagetown
  4. MINDGAME: AN INNOVATIVE TOOL - Brittany Devoe, BScN
  5. MENTAL HEALTH NURSING WITHOUT BORDERS: CANADIAN NURSES BUILDING MENTAL HEALTH CAPACITY AMONG REGISTERED NURSES IN GUYANA - Sandra Hennigar, MN, Project Leader, Capital District Mental Health Program
  6. A NEEDS ASSESSMENT & PERIODIC ENVIRONMENTAL SCAN OF FORESIC MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES & PROGRAMS FOR OFFENDERS IN A CANADIAN PROVINCE - Arlene Kent-Wilkinson, RN, BSN, MN, PhD
  7. PERSPECTIVE TRANSFORMATION THROUGH EDUCATION: TAKING MENTAL HEALTH SKILLS OUTSIDE THE HOSPITAL WALLS - Patricia Robinson & Kathy Wong
  8. THE RELATIONSHIP OF CHILDHOOD ADVERSITY TO POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION - Gerri Lasiuk, RPN, RN, PhD,CMHPN(C)
  9. CREATING SPACE TO TALK ABOUT PSYCHIATRIC AND MENTAL HEALTH NURSING PRACTICE - Jodi Lusk RN,BSCN, CPMHN & Reena Bhandari RN, CPMHN
  10. THE WAYPOINT METABOLIC CLINIC FOR OUTPATIENTS - Mary Lenio, RN, Metabolic Clinic Coordinator, WaypointCentre for Mental Health Care, Outpatient Services Program
  11. PEDIATRIC CODE WHITE: A PATIENT SAFETY STORY - Karin Doan, RN, MscN, CPMHN(C), Manager, Mental Health, Toronto East General Hospital
  12. BALANCING RISK & SAFETY WHEN REDUCING RESTRAINT & SECLUSION - Fran Szypula RN, BScN, CPMHN(C)
  13. HELPING MILITARY PERSONNEL TO ACCESS MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES: WHAT WORKS? - LCdr Rose Collins CD, RN, BScN, MScN, CPMHN(C)
  14. THE EXPERIENCE OF HOMELESSNESS AMONG CANADIAN AND ALLIED FORCES VETERANS - Susan L. Ray RN, PhD & Cheryl Forchuk RN, PhD
  15. OUTPUTS IN ACTION - Jennifer Berger RN, MSc, CPMHN(C)
  16. I-SBAR: A STRUCTURED VERBAL COMMUNICATION TOOL - Tina Colarossi, RN, BscN, Clinical instructor, Humber River Regional Hospital
  17. SOCIAL SKILLS TRAINING PROGRAM: CLINICAL OBSERVATIONS - Renee Lavoie, Nurse Clinician N. Bsc & KarenFinestone, Clinical Nurse Specialist MSc (A)
  18. ENGAGING YOUTH IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF GROUP CONTENT IN AN INPATIENT PSYCHIATRIC UNIT: A QUALITY INITITIVE - Michelle Foulkes RN, PhD(C), CPMHN(C) Laura MacLaurin RN, BScN, CPMHN(C) & Roxy GregoireRN, BScN, CPMHN(C)
  19. MOVING BEYOND BEHAVIORAL APPROACHES IN CHILD PSYCHIATRY INPATIENT CARE - Bev Lent, RPN Unit Manager
  20. IMPROVING MENTAL HEALTH NURSING THROUGH ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS - Amardeep Joshi, Bsc, BHsc, Clinical Analyst, Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences
  21. TRAVELOGUE, DIALOGUE: AN ARTS EXPLORATION OF PSYCHIATRIC NURSING IDENTITY FORMATION - DebraDusome, RN, EXAT, Ma, Instructional Associate, Brandon University-Psychiatric Nursing Program
    (Part One)
     (Part Two) (Part Three)
  22. FREEDOM FROM DRUGS & ALCOHOL GROUP EVALUATION - Lisa Murata, Anne-Marie Clarkson, Robert Hickson & Christine Walter
  23. RECOVERY GROUP: REVISITING GROUP FACILITATION BY INPATIENT NURSES - Lydia Ritchie, BScN; MScN;CPMHN(C)
  24. TO INCLUDE OR NOT TO INCLUDE SUICIDAL PARTICIPANTS IN RESEARCH? - Rahel Eynan, PhD & YvonneBergmans, RSW Suicide Studies Research Unit
  25. ENGAGING MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIANS TO IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF SUICIDE RISK ASSESSMENT AND MONITORING - Lita King, Nicole Kirwan, Kathy Wong
  26. MENTAL HEALTH NURSING AND THE INTERPROFESSIONAL CONTEXT IN CANADA - Margaret Tansey, RN; BSN;MSc(A); CPMHN(C) Nancy Brookes, RN; MSc(A); PhD; CPMHN(C)
  27. HEALTHY MINDS AND BODIES: PROVIDING ACCESSIBLE HEALTH PROMOTION PROGRAMS AS PART OF THE RECOVERY PROCESS - Annette Bradfield, RN(EC), MScN Brenda Moore, RN, CPMHN(C) Joanne Haddad, RN
  28. MENTAL HEALTH IN THE PRIMARY CARE SETTING -Dianne Mcintyre, RN, BscN, CPMHN(C), Mental Health Coordinator, Upper Canada Family Health Team
  29. INTEGRATING INPATIENT MEDICALAND MENTAL HEALTH CARE - Cheryl Williams, RN, PhD, CHE AND Chris Jones, RN, MN, ENC(C)
  30. AN EGALITARIAN MODEL OF PSYCHIATRIC CARE - Ashley Beaulieu, RPN, BSPN; Adrienne Lewis, RPN; Alice Chan, RN, MS(N)
  31. FAMILY NURSING PRACTICE IN ACUTE CARE PSYCHIATRY - Peggy Simpson RN, PhD. & Gloria Lau BSN
  32. SUICIDE RISK ASSESSMENT IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS: USING THE EVIDENCE - Dr. Tyler Black, B.Sc., MD, FRCPC
  33. INNOVATION, COLLABORATION & PARTNERSHIP: ADDICTIONS CAPACITY BUILDING IN NORTHERN FIRSTNATIONAS COMMUNITY OF SIOUX LOOKOUT - Rosanra Yoon NP, MN, CPMHN (C)
  34. ACHIEVING CERTIFICATION: THE PSYCHIATRIC AND MENTAL HEALTH REVIEW COURSE - Gail Thorpe, RN,BScN, MSc, CPMHN(C)
  35. FROM NURSING TO MENTAL HEALTH NURSING: TRANSFORMATION WITH LESSONS LEARNED - JoanneMenchions RN, BScN, CPMHN (C), CPRP
  36. HEALTHCARE E-VITALIZED AT ONTARIO SHORES - Dr. Ilan Fischler & Debra Churchill
  37. CLINICAL INFORMATICS AND MENTAL HEALTH: PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS - Michael Haswell, RN,RMN,M.Ed
  38. LET'S TALK ABOUT INTRAMUSCULAR INJECTIONS: AN INTERACTIVE ROUNDTABLE - Nancy Brookes, RN;MSc(A); PhD; CPMHN(C) Lisa Murata, RN; BScN; MEd; CPMHN(C); CSFT Carolyn Antonello, RN; BScN; CPMHN(C)
  39. WHAT'S TRAUMA GOT TO DO WITH IT, AND WHAT DOES A TRAUMA HISTORY HAVE TO DO WITH MY NURSING PRACTICE? - Petrea Taylor, RN MN CPMHN(C), PhD Student; Marilyn Merritt-Gray, RN MN; Kelly Scott-Storey, RN MN PhD(C)
  40. CONCURRENT DISORDERS ENHANCED SERVICE - Jennifer Bishop, BScN., Program Manager, Adult Inpatient Program Dr. Nathaniel Day, MD., CCFP., MRO, ABAM Hau Chow, PhD., R. Psychologist
  41. CONCURRENT DISORDERS ENHANCED SERVICE - Handout
  42. ETHICAL DILEMMAS, DISTRESS, OR COURAGE: HOW DO ETHICAL RESPONSIBLITIES AND QUALITY WORK ENVIRONMENTS IMPACT YOUR NURSING PRACTICE? - Margot McNamee & Laurie Sourani
  43. REACHING INTO THE BOX OF MENTAL HEALTH TOOLS: PRIMARY CARE OF PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES CANADIAN CONSENSUS GUIDELINES - Shirley McMillan RN, BScN, MN, CDDN
  44. THERAPEUTIC INNOVATIVE STRATEGIES FOR ADULTS WITH ASPERGER SYNDROME RESULTING IN SUCCESSFUL PSYCHOSOCIAL OUTCOMES - Fern Lee Quint RN, BA
  45. INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS IN DEALING WITH HIGH RISK MENTAL HEALTH CRISES - Mary Compton, MA, Director, Crisis Services, Saint Elizabeth Health Care, Toronto, ON
  46. PRACTITIONER DISCOMFORT: AWKWARD MOMENTS, LEARNING MOMENTS - Shayna Hornstein
  47. NAVIGATING PRACTITIONER DISCOMFORT: REFLECTIONS ON POWER AND SELF CARE - Shayna Hornstein
  48. I'LL BREATHE WITH IT AND I'LL NOTICE: THE ART OF SELF CARE - Shayna Hornstein